Interview and Interrogation

Chino, CA - Chino Police Department
April 13, 2017
Region V


This is 8 hour class is designed to teach officers and investigators the art of interview and interrogation. The instructor will show students a proven program on building rapport and obtaining confessions.

This class is a must for all sworn personnel working in law enforcement. These techniques can be used from calls for service to complex, multiple suspect investigations.


  • There is a difference between interview and interrogation.
  • 7 steps of an interview.
  • Lie detection.
  • 6 stages of an interrogation.
  • Video examples will be shown.

Instructor: Roberto Lomeli

Roberto Lomeli has been a deputy sheriff with the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department since 1995. Lomeli has worked various investigative assignments and is currently the lieutenant of the Civil Enforcement Unit. Lomeli has been the lead instructor for the Interview and Interrogation course at the Sheriff’s Department Advanced Officer Training facility since 2003 and has instructed students from agencies throughout Southern California. Lomeli has been a guest interview and interrogation presenter for the California Association of Polygraph Examiners and the American Association of Police Polygraphists.

Non-Member Price: $45.00Member Price: $10.00
Chino Police Department
5450 Walnut Avenue
Chino, CA 91710